‘SNL’ Pulls ‘Safelite’ Parody Commercial Sketch From YouTube and Reruns

NBC “Saturday Night Live’s” Safelite sketch is no longer be available to watch — anywhere. The NBC show has pulled the parody commercial mocking the autoglass company from YouTube and reruns, Vulture reported on Monday. The sketch featuring Beck Bennett as Safelite Autoglass windshield repairman, Ken, was notably missing from Saturday’s rerun of the Oct. 7 episode, … Read more

‘Jersey Shore’ Revival Set to Air on MTV

MTV It’s time to return to the shore as MTV on Monday announced the upcoming revival of its most infamous reality show. “Jersey Shore Family Vacation” is set to air on the network in 2018, reuniting original stars Deena Nicole Cortese, Paul “Pauly D” Delvecchio,” Jenni “JWOWW” Farley, Vinny Guadagnino, Ronnie Ortiz-Magro, Nicole “Snooki” Polizzi and … Read more

IFP Gotham Awards 2017: Complete Winners List

Getty Images Actor-filmmaker John Cameron Mitchell is hosting the annual IFP Gotham Awards on Monday, an early entrant in the awards derby recognizing the year’s best independent cinema — and some television too. Previously announced tributes will go to director Sofia Coppola, actors Dustin Hoffman and Nicole Kidman, producer Jason Blum, cinematographer Ed Lachman and … Read more

Trump Called Out by Native American Group Over Pocahontas ‘Slur’

President Donald Trump was taken to task by a Native American group on Monday, after referring to Sen. Elizabeth Warren as “Pocahontas” while honoring a group of Native American veterans in the Oval Office on Monday. In a statement published to the National Congress of American Indians’ website, the organization’s president, Jefferson Keel, said that … Read more

Julio Oscar Mechoso, ‘Jurassic Park III’ and ‘Legend of Zorro’ Actor, Dies at 62

Getty Images Veteran character actor Julio Oscar Mechoso died of a heart attack on Saturday, according to the Miami Herald. He was 62. With more than 120 acting credits to his name, Mechoso’s long career spanned both movies and television, as well as comedy and drama. He appeared in films such as “Little Miss Sunshine,” “The Legend … Read more

The dispute over Trump’s consumer appointment could hinge on one word

The Dodd-Frank Act created the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau as an independent federal agency, to be led by a single director. The bureau’s first director, Richard Cordray, resigned last week and Leandra English, the deputy director, became the agency’s acting director by law, according to a lawsuit filed by English on Sunday. Hours after Cordray’s … Read more

Roy Moore is being outspent 10-1 on Alabama’s airwaves

WASHINGTON — Democrat Doug Jones is outspending embattled Republican Roy Moore by nearly 10 to one in Alabama’s closely watched Senate race, but his message on the airwaves over the past three weeks hasn’t completely focused on the sexual misconduct scandal that has enveloped Moore. According to the ad-tracking group Advertising Analytics LLC, Jones’ campaign … Read more

Ivanka who? India rolls out red carpet for Trump but many locals are stumped

HYDERABAD, India — Ivanka Trump’s solo outing to a business conference in India was met by a bit of a collective yawn on the streets of the technological hub city of Hyderabad. The senior White House adviser on Tuesday will headline the Global Entrepreneurship Summit, which aims to support female entrepreneurs and promote global economic … Read more

A culture clash as Time is bought by Midwesterners

Meredith Corporation, based in Des Moines, Iowa, and owner of home-oriented magazines like Better Homes and Gardens and Family Circle, is about to take over New York-based Time Inc. Let the culture clash begin, along with significant cost-cutting. The $2.8 billion acquisition, backed by the Koch brothers, was formally announced on Sunday. On a conference … Read more

Ballerinas kick off Christmas at the White House

1. Ballet dancers perform as first lady Melania Trump begins a tour of the holiday decorations with reporters at the White House on Nov. 27. Jonathan Ernst / Reuters 2. The first lady’s theme is “Time-Honored Traditions,” a nod to 200 years of holiday celebrations at the executive mansion.Above: The Cross Hall Carolyn Kaster / … Read more